North Korea Leadership Watch

Research and Analysis on the DPRK Leadership

Kim Jong Il Absent from 12th SPA 2nd Session (revised)

Kim Jong Il did not appear at the 2nd session of the 12th Supreme People’s Assembly. The 2nd Session of the 12th Supreme People’s Assembly of the DPRK was held at the Mansudae Assembly Hall […]

Apr, 09

Kim Jong Il Absent from 12th SPA 2nd Session (revised)

Kim Jong Il did not appear at the 2nd session of the 12th Supreme People’s Assembly. The 2nd Session of the 12th Supreme People’s Assembly of the DPRK was held at the Mansudae Assembly Hall […]

Apr, 09
You Say You Want a Constitution?

You Say You Want a Constitution?

North Korea Leadership Watch was sound asleep at the wheel on this one, so via the fabulous Curtis Melvin’s North Korea Economy Watch to the Northeast Asia Matters: The Korean Peninsula comes a copy of […]

Oct, 09
Constitutional Reflux & Got Prop (if you want it)

Constitutional Reflux & Got Prop (if you want it)

To understand how the new DPRK Constitution relates to the powers of the National Defense Commission, you can consult my entry on the NDC here. PAD The North Korean press issued the October 2009 editions […]

Oct, 05
New DPRK Constitution

New DPRK Constitution

The DPRK revised its constitution during the 12th Supreme People’s Assembly meetings this past April.  Two significant areas of power and ideology jump out in the new document: 1.) The DPRK has swapped out communism […]

Sep, 28

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